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NEW - 1/35 ONTOS kit from Academy
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 20, 2009 3:09 pm
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For those ONTOS fans.


www.armorama.com/modul...e&sid=6096
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 20, 2009 3:25 pm
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Do we know anyone that is interested in these? Rolling Eyes
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Hmmmmm......

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 21, 2009 12:54 am
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May it be blessed with a one-piece barrel. Laughing

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 21, 2009 7:05 pm
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More pictures here:

mmzone.co.kr/forum/top...art_page=0 Razz
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 22, 2009 4:35 am
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Hi,

Even if the barrels aren't one piece, or straight, it will be a matter of a few weeks before machined metal barrels are available from one of the aftermarket companies. This is gonna be cool!

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 22, 2009 9:31 pm
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Dontos
With all the info and experience you've gained on the ontos you should look into doing either a tech book or walk around for either Osprey or Squadron books. I know being a modeller myself, good information is always appreciated.
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 23, 2009 5:17 am
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Sapper

Thanks for the vote of confidence.

I've entertained the notion in the past but I guess the timing wasn't right.

Perhaps its time to dust off the volumes of research and see if 'anyone' is open to the suggestion.

Just another item to add to my 'New Years Resolution' list.n Cool

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 23, 2009 6:25 pm
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- Dontos
Sapper

Thanks for the vote of confidence.

I've entertained the notion in the past but I guess the timing wasn't right.

Perhaps its time to dust off the volumes of research and see if 'anyone' is open to the suggestion.

Just another item to add to my 'New Years Resolution' list.n Cool

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Don,
A few of us on this board can put you in contact with the right people should you choose to do a Squadron book as Sapper suggested Wink Wink .

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 23, 2009 8:45 pm
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Here a few extra pics I found on Ebay for those interested
cgi.ebay.com/USMC-M50-...2a03766bef
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 24, 2009 4:07 am
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HEY COOL!! Thanks Sapper

The first frontal photo is the Patton Museum Ontos.

Thats 'MY PIG'......(Below photo taken today)



The other two photos are 'a stumper'. I believe that may be the the Ontos that is at Quantico. although the first time I've seen this USMC # in an image. Hmmmmmm Wink

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 24, 2009 4:20 am
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Just checked my list and it's not there either.....didn't think it would be but checked anyway!

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 24, 2009 4:27 am
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Hey Rob

Good to see you on. Been awhile.

Thanks for backing me up. I did a quick run thru on the USMC register, but it was an older version.

Merry Christmas to you and the Family.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 24, 2009 5:54 am
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Glad to see this thing....

hopefully the future will see a set of crewman and accessories

Any idea how the interior looks????

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Oh yeah,.... Cool

Something like this.....



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